“If You Are Grateful I Will Increase You In Gratitude” – A Khutbah By Imam Marc Manley

The following khutbah was delivered by Imam Marc at Middle Ground on Friday, September 6th, 2019.

وَإِذْ تَأَذَّنَ رَبُّكُمْ لَئِن شَكَرْتُمْ لَأَزِيدَنَّكُمْ ۖ وَلَئِن كَفَرْتُمْ إِنَّ عَذَابِي لَشَدِيدٌ

“And when your Lord announced, ‘If you are grateful, I will certainly give you increase, but if you are ungrateful, My punishment is severe’.” — Qur’an 14: 7

40 American Hadith Pt. 1

“A’ishah, the wife of the Prophet ﷺ, was asked (by al-Aswad), ‘What kinds of things did the Prophet ﷺ used to do in his house?’ She replied, ‘He worked for his family, meaning in the service of his family. However, when it the time for prayer came, he went out to the prayer’.” Recorded in Sahih al-Bukhari, #676.